United, R.I. extend state worker contract into 2010

BEVERLY E. NAJARIAN, director of the R.I. Department of Administration, called the extension 'another big win for taxpayers.' /
BEVERLY E. NAJARIAN, director of the R.I. Department of Administration, called the extension 'another big win for taxpayers.' /
Two and a half years ago, UnitedHealthcare of New England snatched the state employees' health benefits contract away from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island with a promise of $25.3 million in administrative cost savings over three years. Last week, having lived up to its promise and agreed to new discounts, United was…

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